St. George’s University invites applicants for a full-time position in Immunopathology, in the Department of Pathobiology in the School of Veterinary Medicine, beginning 8/2/2021.
The faculty of St George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine are dedicated to upholding the mission of providing an international, culturally diverse environment in which students learn the knowledge, skills and attitudes required for postgraduate training in the Veterinary profession while being inspired to develop compassion, curiosity, tolerance and a commitment to animals and society, a dedication to life-long learning and an understanding of the vital role of research in Veterinary Medicine.
Teaching, research and diagnostic services.
Provide instruction for a veterinary immunology course and exotic and wildlife courses to veterinary and graduate students.
Advise and mentor DVM, MSc and PhD students, and actively engage in independent and collaborative research. Research areas of emphasis at SGUSVM include: wildlife diseases, vector-borne disease, Zoonotic disease and public health, aquatic animal health, Parasitology, and clinical sciences.
Experience and interest in Immunopathology/infectious disease of wildlife is highly desired.
Work closely with other faculty in providing diagnostic support of the diagnostic laboratories (i.e. microbiology, or histopathology and Necropsy, or clinical pathology) which provides service to the Grenada SPCA, SGU Small Animal Clinic, Junior Surgery Laboratory, SGU Large Animal Resource Facility, and local veterinary practitioners.
Dedication to outstanding service and client communication is highly desired.
Research & Scholarly Activities
Actively engage in independent and collaborative research in your area of expertise (Immunopathology) to include projects suitable for veterinary student participation.
Research areas of emphasis within the PTHB department include immunology, vector borne disease, zoonotic disease and public health, aquatic animal health and parasitology.
Specific interest and background in collaborative research with SVM faculty in other departments is desirable.
Develop and contribute to extension and continuing education programs, in collaboration with other departments and/or other schools.
Minimum requirements include a DVM or equivalent.
MSc or PhD or specialty board eligibility for ACZM, ACVP/ECVP or ACVM is preferred.
Desired qualifications include a record of research scholarship, excellence in didactic lecture and excellent written and interpersonal skills.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About St. George's University
About University Support Services: University Support Services LLC is a Delaware limited liability company located in New York providing services under contract to St. George’s University Limited, a Grenada corporation and the owner and operator of St. George’s University, which includes the St. George’s University School of Medicine and the St. George’s University School of Veterinary Medicine.
About St. George’s University: St. George’s University is a top center of international education, drawing students and faculty from 140 countries to the Caribbean island of Grenada, in the West Indies. With more than 17,000 graduates across the world, the University offers medical and veterinary medical degrees, as well as undergraduate and graduate degrees.